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How do I permanently delete my YouTube channel?

Answer

  1. To delete your YouTube channel, log in to YouTube with the account on which you want to delete it.
  2. Go to your advanced account settings at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Select Delete Channel and select Permanently delete my content when prompted if you want everything associated with your channel deleted.


If you no longer want a YouTube channel, you can delete it. This permanently removes your profile and all videos from the site. If you’re deleting your channel because of abuse or spam, we may be able to help. Please contact us for more information about our Community Guidelines policy.

To delete your channel: Sign in to YouTube. Go to your Channel’s “Uploads” page by clicking on My Channel > Videos & More > Uploads. Select the checkbox next to each video that you wish to delete from your account, and then click Delete selected. Once you’ve selected all videos that need removing, click on Delete channel at the top right-hand corner of the page. You’ll see a message confirming that all videos have been removed from your account. Your channel and all videos in it will be permanently deleted and you won’t be able to recover them later.

You can also delete a YouTube channel by clicking on My Channel > Settings > Delete your channel. You’ll see a message confirming that all videos have been removed from your account. Your channel and all videos in it will be permanently deleted, but you may make a new channel under the same username.

Don’t forget: If you delete your YouTube channel, viewers who liked or subscribed to your content will lose access to it. Before deleting your YouTube channel, please consider allowing subscribers to find content elsewhere, for example by creating individual playlists of content that they might want to re-watch, or by sharing your uploads with a friend.

How long does it take to delete a YouTube account?

This deletion may happen slowly, so your channel will be disappearing gradually. Some users have reported the process taking up to 30 days on YouTube’s end.

How do I permanently delete my YouTube channel?

To delete your YouTube channel, log in to YouTube with the account on which you want to delete it.
Go to your advanced account settings at the bottom of the screen.
Select Delete Channel and select Permanently delete my content when prompted if you want everything associated with your channel deleted.

Does deleting Google delete YouTube?

Deleting the Gmail service does not delete the entire Google account, and by that it also does NOT delete your Youtube channel.

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